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Marcellus Handzdown Dawson[edit]

Hello Y. Marcellus Handzdown Dawson was speedy deleted A7, but only after much copyvio asserting notability was removed. Could you please restore it to my user sandbox, with {{subst:copyvio}} if required? I'd like to clean it up and get it back into main space with appropriate references, as he appears to have done notable work with Noel Gourdin and Urban Mystic. Thanks, Ruby Murray 18:31, 15 February 2014 (UTC)

Done. See User:Ruby Murray/Handzdown -- Y not? 18:44, 19 February 2014 (UTC)

Deleting the entry Άρης Καμπανός[edit]

Dear Y,

I would like to ask whether I can rework on my article with the title above, I`m sorry I did not state the importance of his contribution, it`s my first article and I was not fully aware of the rules. Can I please try once more?

Thank you for your answer in advance, N — Preceding unsigned comment added by N vafeiadis (talkcontribs) 22:32, 18 February 2014 (UTC)

Sorry, no. Greek language articles don't belong in an English language encyclopedia. -- Y not? 18:44, 19 February 2014 (UTC)

Deletion of Wright Business[edit]

I was just curious why the page on Wright Business was taken down (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wright_Business,_Inc.). I appreciated the fact that the page provided details on what is a truly predatory business. Was there a libel or slander complaint from the company?

Thanks! — Preceding unsigned comment added by 76.8.92.199 (talk) 18:27, 19 February 2014 (UTC)

Truly predatory? Do you have any reliable sources calling this business "truly predatory"? To the extent you have good sources, kindly add them to Judith Sewell Wright. -- Y not? 18:44, 19 February 2014 (UTC)

please stop deleting my page, it is quite frustrating. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Phev1803 (talkcontribs) 15:04, 20 February 2014 (UTC)

Hello, I'd like to point out that none of the previous complaints about deleting Wright Business were by me, the initial creator. In my view the original page was not "predatory." It included details from the company's website as well as more controversial elements from various sources. I would say on the whole it was as balanced a resource on the company that was available until it was deleted. It was suggested to me on my undeletion request (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Requests_for_undeletion#Wright_Business.2C_Inc.) that I contact you directly. I'd be happy to ensure the page has proper secondary sources and substantial, balanced information if it's userfied as suggested. J TerMaat (talk) 20:21, 26 February 2014 (UTC)

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DC Meetups in March[edit]

Happy March!

Though we have a massive snowstorm coming up, spring is just around the corner! Personally, I am looking forward to warmer weather.

Wikimedia DC is looking forward to a spring full of cool and exciting activities. In March, we have coming up:

  • Evening WikiSalon on Wednesday, March 12 from 7 PM – 9 PM. Meet up with Wikipedians for coffee at the Cove co-working space in Dupont Circle! If you cannot make it in the evening, join us at our...
  • March Meetup on Sunday, March 23 from 3 PM – 6 PM. Our monthly weekend meetup, same place as last month. Meet really cool and interesting people!
  • Women in the Arts 2014 meetup and edit-a-thon on Sunday, March 30 from 10 AM – 5 PM. Our second annual Women in the Arts edit-a-thon, held at the National Museum of Women in the Arts. Free lunch will be served!

We hope to see you at our upcoming events! If you have any questions, feel free to ask on my talk page.

Harej (talk) 05:11, 3 March 2014 (UTC)

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Slimane Azem[edit]

Hello Y. I've withdrawn my Slimane Azem AfD nomination after noting your comment. I didn't pay attention to the books. My bad and I do apologise. Could you please close the AfD. Thanks, JMHamo (talk) 11:21, 15 March 2014 (UTC)

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RGB Networks page[edit]

Hello,

I'd like to understand why the RGB Networks page (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RGB_Networks) was removed. You said it was removed for "unambiguous advertising or promotion," and I'd like to dispute that. This is a company that is a very important player in broadcast technology. All information on that page, with the exception of the investors and locations of offices, had specific citations from major industry or business news publications; it referred to the Wikipedia pages on relevant technologies; it referred to the Wikipedia pages of competitors (or in one instance when the competitor did not have a page, it referred to the competitor's website directly). The tone of the copy was very non-promotional, and particularly in contrast to each of the competitors to which this page linked. If this page does not conform, then those pages should be removed as well, though that is not what we're requesting. I would ask you to please cite for us the specific text in which you believe this page does not conform to Wikipedia policies so that we can amend that text and bring it into compliance. It is patently unfair to exclude one player -- the one with the biggest market share -- in an industry, but allow all its competitors to have pages. I hope you will help us in fixing problems so that we can bring our page into compliance.

Thank you for your assistance. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Jsidline (talkcontribs) 16:30, 25 March 2014 (UTC)

Who is the "we" who are not requesting that the competitors' pages be deleted? -- Y not? 16:56, 25 March 2014 (UTC)
Ah yes, never mind. Google told me that you must be RGB press contact John Sidline with Mobility Public Relations. I think your job function has just successfully proved the correctness of my deletion rationale. Unfortunately, we do not tolerate conflict-of-interest contributions from professional PR people such as yourself. Further attempts to promote RGB, or any other client, will likely be met with a block. -- Y not? 17:05, 25 March 2014 (UTC)

An exciting month of wiki events![edit]

Hello there,

I am pleased to say that April will be a very exciting month for Wikipedia in Washington, DC. We have a lot of different events coming up, so you will have a lot to choose from.

First, a reminder that our second annual Women in the Arts Edit-a-Thon will take place on Sunday, March 30 at the National Museum of Women in the Arts.

Coming up in April, we have our first-ever Open Government WikiHack with the Sunlight Foundation on April 5–6! We are working together to use open government data to improve the Wikimedia projects, and we would love your help. All are welcome, regardless of coding or editing experience. We will also be having a happy hour the day before, with refreshments courtesy of the Sunlight Foundation.

On Friday, April 11 we are having our first edit-a-thon ever with the Library of Congress. The Africa Collection Edit-a-Thon will focus on the Library's African and Middle East Reading Room. It'll be early in the morning, but it's especially worth it if you're interested in improving Wikipedia's coverage of African topics.

The following day, we are having our second annual Wiki Loves Capitol Hill training. We will discuss policy issues relevant to Wikimedia and plan for our day of outreach to Congressional staffers that will take place during the following week.

There are other meetups in the works, so be sure to check our meetup page with the latest. I hope to see you at some of these events!

All the best,
James Hare

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John Dumelo[edit]

Hello, While creating the aforementioned article I noticed you deleted it twice citing Notability as your reasons. I am guessing it must have been poorly written because to the best of my knowledge oN BLP he meets WP:BIO totally. I have recreated the article and would try to expand it more very soon. thanks and I find your signature very eccentric (I love it). Darreg (talk) 09:53, 24 April 2014 (UTC)

Looks good. Thanks. -- Y not? 11:37, 24 April 2014 (UTC)

Two edit-a-thons coming up![edit]

Hello there!

I'm pleased to tell you about two upcoming edit-a-thons:

  • This Tuesday, April 29, from 2:30 to 5:30 PM, we have the Freer and Sackler edit-a-thon. (Sorry for the short notice!)
  • On Saturday, May 10 we have the Wikipedia APA edit-a-thon, in partnership with the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center, from 10 AM to 5 PM.

We have more stuff coming up in May and June, so make sure to keep a watch on the DC meetup page. As always, if you have any recommendations or requests, please leave a note on the talk page.


Best,

James Hare

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Deletion of VIRAJ DOBRIYAL issue[edit]

Sir, whats my fault or whats my crime? The character page of Viraj Dobriyal is deleted for what? A non notable character? No. That character is isn't non notable as he is notable character and sir one more thing this character is notable as it was played by Indian television personality Karanvir Bohra. Please sir do creating a page is crime? No sir, i respect each contribs of each user. And if you don't believe you can search Viraj Dobriyal in Google. There are several fan pages exist in Facebook. Please sir try to understand TekkenLeiWulong (talk) 15:13, 27 April 2014 (UTC)

And sir that character is popularized in social sites like Twitter / Facebook. TekkenLeiWulong (talk) 15:18, 27 April 2014 (UTC)

A Escrava Isaura → A Escrava Isaura (disambiguation)[edit]

Hi, what do you mean by "seek consensus"? I just want to return this page back to its original title, by moving it over a redirect... no one seems to be opposing it; are you? If so, may I know for what reason? —capmo (talk) 03:04, 28 April 2014 (UTC)

It's not obvious to me why A Escrava Isaura should redirect to one of the links, instead of being a disambiguation page. Just propose the move on the talk page and let people have a chance to weigh in. Once you have that consensus, tag it for WP:G6 then and someone will enforce that consensus for you. G6 does not apply when it's not obvious. -- Y not? 10:44, 28 April 2014 (UTC)

Eligotech[edit]

Dear Y,

yesterday i created a page for Eligotech. We are indeed a vendor for software, which there are so many on Wikipedia.

The one which is similar to us is Datameer and used as a sample. Can you please explain what we should do different to have Eligotech on Wikipedia?

Thanks in advance.

Paul Broekhoven — Preceding unsigned comment added by 84.104.5.111 (talk) 10:37, 29 April 2014 (UTC)

Please do not use this encyclopedia to promote your company. Start a facebook page instead. -- Y not? 17:45, 30 April 2014 (UTC)

Template:NewYorkCity-struct-stub listed at Redirects for discussion[edit]

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Deletion of Henry Russell Bruce[edit]

Hi Y,

Henry Russell Bruce was deleted for G11: Unambiguous advertising or promotion. This page was explicitly made to be purely informational about the business' history, status, and events. Could this page be restored? Also, was there any offending verbiage in particular that was cause for deletion that should be removed/edited to make this an encyclopedic entry about this business? Thank you! — Preceding unsigned comment added by KZeni (talkcontribs) 17:40, 30 April 2014 (UTC)

Please do not use this encyclopedia to promote your company. Start a facebook page instead. -- Y not? 17:45, 30 April 2014 (UTC)

A brownie for you![edit]

Brownie transparent.png Thank you for fixing my link at Wikipedia:Redirects for discussion/Log/2014 April 29. Launchballer 18:11, 30 April 2014 (UTC)

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Deletion of John Marsden (Cricketer)[edit]

Why was this page deleted? It was a factual page, based on the actual events and truth of John Marsden, born 1950. Who is a well Respected mottram cricketer and has been for any decades. The deletion of this page seems strange and I wish it to be re-considered as there are many parties who have expressed a strict desire to contribute to the page with more facts and further detail about johns earlier life. The compilation of stats is even being under taken. This is a very formal page that John is contributing to himself. — Preceding unsigned comment added by Hmjmoore (talkcontribs) 18:55, 2 May 2014 (UTC)

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Hey[edit]

Hey Y, I hope you and yours are doing well and enjoying Springtime. Cheers, Anythingyouwant (talk) 15:28, 7 May 2014 (UTC)

Yes, me and mines are very well, thank you. We're propping up the Bayer/Merck acquisition by investing in Claritin during this springtime. -- Y not? 16:05, 7 May 2014 (UTC)
Generic Loratadine will make your piggy bank fatter.  :) It does mine.Anythingyouwant (talk) 16:21, 7 May 2014 (UTC)
Yes, I have recently become aware of generic Loratadine. Though I have to say, at Costco a big bottle of branded Claritin costs, on a per pill basis, like 10% of what it would cost to buy in a regular Walgreens in midtown Manhattan. -- Y not? 17:42, 7 May 2014 (UTC)
Well, I hope the squirrel problem is improving around your office building. They didn't look like squirrels to me, but whatever.Anythingyouwant (talk) 21:41, 7 May 2014 (UTC)

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Meet up with us[edit]

Happy May!

There are a few meetups in DC this month, including an edit-a-thon later this month. Check it out:

  • On Thursday, May 15 come to our evening WikiSalon at the Cove co-working space in Dupont Circle. If you're available Thursday evening, feel free to join us!
  • Or if you prefer a Saturday night dinner gathering, we also have our May Meetup at Capitol City Brewing Company. (Beer! Non-beer things too!)
  • You are also invited to the Federal Register edit-a-thon at the National Archives later this month.

Come one, come all!

Best,

James Hare

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Bergen performing arts center[edit]

Should you not have marked for deletion and provided some time first? Bergen performing arts center deleted by you. I mean really, google it yourself and see. Way to rash imo. I really do not get the agenda of some of these efforts.--Wikipietime (talk) 05:48, 12 May 2014 (UTC)

It was marked, by another. I only reviewed the nomination. I've been to the Bergen PAC and I don't think it's particularly notable as a venue. But if you can write an article from reliable sources about the venue (as opposed to mentioning the existence of the venue), please go ahead and put it up. I deleted the loose talk page for the time being. -- Y not? 15:35, 12 May 2014 (UTC)

Adani Foundation[edit]

Hi,

I want to recreate the page but from a neutral point of view. I am new to Wikipedia and did not know how to do so hence created the page that I did. I have lots of external links as well to back up the data/info that i'll provide.

Please allow me.

Thanks — Preceding unsigned comment added by Sarojinithegreat (talkcontribs) 12:04, 13 May 2014 (UTC)

I'm guessing you have a conflict of interest. If you don't, feel free to recreate it with information gleaned from independent reliable sources. Meaning, not their website or their promotional literature. My experience tells me this is impossible, but I am willing to have you prove me wrong. You don't need permission to recreate anything of course, but we will delete articles that meet speedy deletion criteria wp:a7 or wp:g11. -- Y not? 15:43, 13 May 2014 (UTC)

Continental Bank of Canada[edit]

Hi,

Thank you for your help with the Continental Bank of Canada articles. Although, I think there is a bit of a confusion with which articles should be deleted. There are two banks under the Continental name: one was established in 1980 and is now defunct, and the other was just established. In the past the Continental Bank article attempted to cover both of them. My intent was to move old bank's content into the Continental Bank of Canada (1980) and bring the new bank content into the old shell. The new bank's article (Continental Bank of Canada (CBoC)) was admittedly fluffy and it was my intent to cut it down to a stub. I was trying to move the new bank's article to the space left after old's move. That's where request for deletion came in. I think deleting the new bank's article was a bit too aggressive.

Ultimately, I think I can work with what we have now. What I will do is re-create Continental Bank of Canada (1980) article without moving, and keep a stub article for the new bank in the remaining space. Does this make sense?--Truther2012 (talk) 16:48, 16 May 2014 (UTC)

Please move as needed. The CBoC article was pure G11. If you're willing and able to write a non-promotional article from reliable sources, be my guest. I wonder even if the 1980 bank should simply be redirect to one of its successors? It's not like the article is adding a lot. That would resolve the question of which CBOC should take the primary name. Maybe you can do a stub about the new bank, and leave a hatnote toward the successor about the old bank? Just a suggestion. -- Y not? 18:30, 16 May 2014 (UTC)
Thanks for the suggestion. I'll put it up for talk. But it makes sense, it's not like there is any new information likely to pop up for the defunct bank. Thanks again. --Truther2012 (talk) 19:06, 16 May 2014 (UTC)

Proposed deletion of Brian Vala Nahed[edit]

Hello Y, It seems to me the subject of the article is actively involved in writing and editing the article and has turned it into a personal résumé. Even the Wikipedia's automated service has picked up on that, "Grig8wan9rat7ok4 (talk • contribs) has made few or no other edits outside this topic". When I removed the second paragraph of the main article (on Behrouz "Brian" Vala Nahed) for being laughably promotional, it was quickly reverted. Even on Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Brian Vala Nahed's page, the user "Grig8wan9rat7ok4" removed/edited the comments that he did not like, so I clicked on "View history" in order to undo his edits, but was unable to do so, as it asked for it to be done "manually". The consensus seems to be that the article should be deleted for good. As an administrator, you have the authority to remove it. Thank you for your assistance. AtheistIranian (talk) 07:59, 17 May 2014 (UTC)

I voted in the AfD, so I cannot act as an administrator with respect to this article. I'm sure the AfD will be closed in due course. After it's closed, you can raise your concerns with the closing admin. -- Y not? 10:53, 17 May 2014 (UTC)

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Follow-up to Bidens[edit]

Hi, Regarding the articles on Beau Biden and Hunter Biden, I realize that their mother, as the US Second Lady, does not mean that they are second ladies, however neither are either of them Joe Biden. While Joe Biden is a related article to both of his sons, so is Jill Biden a related article to both of her sons. Is there not a way to reflect that? I'm just curious. It would be nice to reflect that Jill Biden, as a US Second Lady, is included in her sons' profiles, such as with a footer for her at the bottom of their pages. I tried to see if I could do that in both articles, however there is no footer category that has been set up for something like that. How can that be accomplished as I'm interested in having that be reflected on the sons' pages. Thanks, Daniellagreen (talk) 17:12, 19 May 2014 (UTC)

It's quite simply the case that Joe has his own personal navigational template, in which both his sons are linked. As such, it is appropriate to display this template on their pages, for the benefit of readers who want to systematically read everything related to Joe. Jill, on the other hand, has no personal navigational template. The US Second Ladies template is only appropriate for the articles of the ladies listed therein. Since the boys aren't listed, they don't get the template. Simple as that. -- Y not? 17:37, 19 May 2014 (UTC)
I think you might have accomploished it is by creating a navigational template for Jill, if there were enough articles about her (which there aren't). Joe has ten articles directly related to him. But Jill doesn't. That's why there's no individual navigational template for her. -- Y not? 17:42, 19 May 2014 (UTC)
Thanks for your information. I am still learning about these things. Perhaps a navigational template for Jill may be created in the future. Is there a minimum number of articles that is required for the creation of a template? Daniellagreen (talk) 15:58, 24 May 2014 (UTC)
There might be some guidelines or precedent on it somewhere, I am not sure. There would have to be a bunch. -- Y not? 23:01, 25 May 2014 (UTC)

Ashneel Jaynesh Prasad[edit]

why was Ashneel Jaynesh Prasad's article removed. He is an upcoming model, and deserves to be mentioned in the Wikipedia (any valid reason)? or can you please write an article on him? — Preceding unsigned comment added by 122.57.37.240 (talk) 01:50, 22 May 2014 (UTC)

Ashneed was removed because WP:GNG and also honestly because WP:PROMO. -- Y not? 15:51, 23 May 2014 (UTC)

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Request for comment[edit]

Hello there, a proposal regarding pre-adminship review has been raised at Village pump by Anna Frodesiak. Your comments here is very much appreciated. Many thanks. Jim Carter through MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 06:47, 28 May 2014 (UTC)

Washington, DC meetups in June[edit]

Greetings!

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Wikimedia DC has yet another busy month in June. Whether you're a newcomer to Wikipedia or have years of experience, we're happy to see you come. Here's what's coming up:

  • On Wednesday, June 11 from 7 to 9 PM come to the WikiSalon at the Cove co-working space. Hang out with Wikipedia enthusiasts!
  • Saturday, June 14 is the Frederick County History Edit-a-Thon from 11 AM to 4 PM. Help improve local history on Wikipedia.
  • The following Saturday, June 21, is the June Meetup. Dinner and drinks with Wikipedians!
  • Come on Tuesday, June 24 for the Wikipedia in Your Library edit-a-thon at GWU on local and LGBT history.
  • Last but not least, on Sunday, June 29 we have the Phillips Collection Edit-a-Thon in honor of the Made in America exhibit.

Wikipedia is better with friends, so why not come out to an event?

Best,

James Hare

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Christopher Handley and "United States v. Handley"[edit]

I notice you deleted Christopher Handley. There is an article United States v. Handley. Shouldn't it now redirect? WhisperToMe (talk) 11:13, 1 June 2014 (UTC)

Like 5 years ago... I made a redirect. -- Y not? 17:01, 2 June 2014 (UTC)
Thank you. I am aware it was a long time, but I thought I'd ask because it was a BLP issue. WhisperToMe (talk) 06:18, 9 June 2014 (UTC)

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Infofree.com Page was deleted[edit]

Infofree.com is a business that was founded in 2011, was ranked in Inc Magazine's 500 fastest growing companies at #293[1]. It was discussed in Forbes magazine in an article titled Vin Gupta's InfoFree.com Reinvents CRM and Lead Gen Tools For Small Business[2]

I can provide many more cases for relevance that infofree.com is a business. Please un-delete this page...

Thanks, Bob

Yes, I know it is a business. I refuse to undelete it. -- Y not? 13:57, 11 June 2014 (UTC)

Hi, can you please explain why you deleted my page?

   14:06, 11 June 2014 Y (talk | contribs) deleted page Marc Fetscherin (G12: Unambiguous copyright infringement of http://www.rollins.edu/inb/fetscherin.html)

thanks! — Preceding unsigned comment added by Fetscherin (talkcontribs) 16:23, 11 June 2014 (UTC)

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Saturday June 21: Wiki Loves Pride[edit]

Upcoming Saturday event - June 21: Wiki Loves Pride NYC
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You are invited to join us at Jefferson Market Library for "Wiki Loves Pride", hosted by New York Public Library, Metropolitan New York Library Council, Wikimedia LGBT and Wikimedia New York City, where both experienced and new Wikipedia editors will collaboratively improve articles on this theme:

11am–4pm at Jefferson Market Library.

We hope to see you there! Pharos (talk)

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Sunday July 6: WikNYC Picnic[edit]

Sunday July 6: WikNYC Picnic
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You are invited to join us the "picnic anyone can edit" in Central Park, as part of the Great American Wiknic celebrations being held across the USA. Remember it's a wiki-picnic, which means potluck.

1pm–8pm at southwest section of the Great Lawn, north of the Delacorte Theater.

Also, before the picnic, you can join in the Wikimedia NYC chapter's annual meeting.

11:30am-12:30pm at Yeoryia Studios, 2067 Broadway.

We hope to see you there!--Pharos (talk) 16:51, 28 June 2014 (UTC)

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I just realized again that you were the one who started the effort for the very first WikNYC back in 2007. It would be great if you could join again. Please consider yourself a guest of honor!--Pharos (talk) 04:36, 30 June 2014 (UTC)
You're entirely too kind. You've done a hundred times more work on all the various NYC meetups than I ever have. I'll decide closer to the date whether I can join. -- Y not? 21:31, 30 June 2014 (UTC)

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The Great American Wiknic and other events in July[edit]

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I am pleased to announce our fourth annual picnic, the Great American Wiknic, will take place at Meridian Hill Park in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, July 13 from 1 to 5 PM (rain date: July 20). We will be hanging out by the statue of Dante Alighieri, a statue that was donated to the park in 1921 as a tribute to Italian Americans. Read more about the statue on Wikipedia. If you would like to sign up for the picnic, you can do so here. When signing up, say what you’re going to bring!

July will also feature the second annual Great American Wiknic in Frederick, Maryland. This year’s Frederick picnic will take place on Sunday, July 6 at Baker Park. Sign up here for the Frederick picnic.

What else is going on in July? We have the American Chemical Society Edit-a-Thon on Saturday, July 12, dedicated to notable chemists, and our monthly WikiSalon on Wednesday, July 16.

We hope to see you at our upcoming events!

Best,

James Hare

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John F. Dini[edit]

Dear Y,

Wiki entry John F. Dini was deleted yesterday and marked as unambiguous advertising or promotion. The page included general author information and specific citations for awards received. Please advise how I may rework this page more neutral to avoid future deletion.

Thank you.Wilsonkate (talk) 18:31, 1 July 2014 (UTC)

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